Patient Moving and Handling Training


Course Aim

The aim of this particular course is to ensure all attendees have a clear understanding of the principals of safe lifting and patient handing within the workplace.


Course Outline

Definition of Manual Handling


Legislation Overview


How the body works / Anatomy and Injury

Types of injuries

Mechanics / Bio-Mechanics

Risk Assessment ( T.I.L.E)

Lifting Safely / 8 Principals of Lifting

Practical Demonstration

Patient Moving and Handling Practical



Duration:  1 full day

Maximum number per class 10

Certification:  EDS Certification valid for 2 years


Fortnightly Patient Moving and Handling Training taking place onsite at our purpose built training facility in Naas, Co. Kildare.  On site training also available upon request.

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